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Watch Trey Burke Put Reggie Jackson On Skates

Watch Trey Burke Put Reggie Jackson On Skates

dimemag.com Updated Nov 19 (4 days ago)
The Jazz have been really fun to watch, and the Thunder really need Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook back — though yesterday’s extemporaneous pre-game workout is a good sign on that front. Meanwhile, the Jazz’s second-year point guard, Trey Burke, mad…
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  • Watch Kevin Durant & Russell Westbrook Working Out In Utah

    Watch Kevin Durant & Russell Westbrook Working Out In Utah

    dimemag.com Nov 18 (5 days ago)
    After a Jones fracture knocked out Kevin Durant for 6-8 weeks, everybody expected Russell Westbrook to take over the offense — more so than usual — in the season’s first month. Except, Russ suffered a small fracture in his right hand and has also been o…
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  • Gary Payton Thinks Dwight Howard “Is Disliked By A Lot Of Playe…

    Gary Payton Thinks Dwight Howard “Is Disliked By A Lot Of Players”

    dimemag.com Nov 18 (5 days ago)
    After reports surfaced of Kevin Durant talking junk to Dwight Howard while witnessing the gross 69-65 Rockets win over the Thunder on Sunday, the Fox Sports 1 crew asked Gary Payton for his thoughts on the Rockets big man. The Glove did not hold back. F…
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  • James Harden hopes OKC will pay Reggie Jackson the money he's '…

    James Harden hopes OKC will pay Reggie Jackson the money he's 'earned'

    yahoo.com dimemag.com Nov 17 (6 days ago)
    A little over two years ago, the Oklahoma City Thunder and guard James Harden could not come to terms on a contract extension for the team’s super scoring sub. Fearful of paying the luxury tax in a small market and working with three and nearly four max…
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  • Watch Donatas Motiejunas School Serge Ibaka With Shot-Fake, Spi…

    Watch Donatas Motiejunas School Serge Ibaka With Shot-Fake, Spinning Layup

    dimemag.com Nov 17 (6 days ago)
    Last night’s hideous game between the Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder could have used a lot more of this. Watch Houston’s Donatas Motiejunas school shot-blocker extraordinaire Serge Ibaka with a slick pump-fake and spinning layup in his team’s…
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  • Russell Westbrook Denies Recruiting Efforts Of Lakers Fan: “Go …

    Russell Westbrook Denies Recruiting Efforts Of Lakers Fan: “Go Back To LA”

    dimemag.com Nov 17 (6 days ago)
    If only a Washington Wizards follower would test Kevin Durant the same way. During his team’s home game against the Houston Rockets last night, injured Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook staunchly denied the recruiting efforts of a Los An…
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  • Kevin Durant Repeatedly Tells Dwight Howard, “You’re A Pu**y”

    Kevin Durant Repeatedly Tells Dwight Howard, “You’re A Pu**y”

    dimemag.com Nov 17 (6 days ago)
    Last night’s Thunder-Rockets game was ugly. Houston scored 24 points in the first quarter, and it was the only time either time exceeded 20 points in a quarter; Houston then scored only nine in the third session. The Rockets did, however, get the win wh…
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  • Rockets weather struggles to get by Thunder

    Rockets weather struggles to get by Thunder

    ESPN.com Nov 16 (7 days ago)
    James Harden scored 19 points, and the Rockets beat the Thunder 69-65 on Sunday night for their third consecutive victory.
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  • Ex-Sonic Swift charged with gun crime in federal drug case

    Ex-Sonic Swift charged with gun crime in federal drug case

    yahoo.com Nov 13
    Former Seattle Supersonics and Oklahoma City Thunder big man Robert Swift is now in serious trouble with the law. The 28-year-old earned headlines in October when federal authorities raided the Seattle-area home of Trygve Bjorkstam, also Swift's place o…
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  • Perkins On Rajon Rondo’s Future With Celtics: “I Think He Shoul…

    Perkins On Rajon Rondo’s Future With Celtics: “I Think He Should Stay”

    dimemag.com Nov 13
    If it were up to Kendrick Perkins, prospective free agent Rajon Rondo would remain with the Boston Celtics for the long-haul. The Oklahoma City Thunder big man even says he could even envision joining his former teammate in Bean Town. Before the Celtics…
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  • GIF: The Greek Freak Powers Through Thunder Defense For Wrong-F…

    GIF: The Greek Freak Powers Through Thunder Defense For Wrong-Foot Slam

    dimemag.com Nov 11
    The Milwaukee Bucks have a chance to very good – in two years years at the very least. For now, though, they’re at least plenty fun to watch thanks to plays like this. Watch Giannis Antetokounmpo exhibit his rare coordination, power, and length by attac…
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  • Kendrick Perkins Completes Powerful Dunk, Thunder Bench Gets To…

    Kendrick Perkins Completes Powerful Dunk, Thunder Bench Gets Too Excited

    dimemag.com Nov 11
    No Kevin Durant? No Russell Westbrook? Absence of the All-NBA tandem for the Oklahoma City Thunder will prove no worry if Kendrick Perkins keeps smashing on helpless defenders. Watch the mean-mugging big man take rare flight against the Milwaukee Bucks …
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  • Kendrick Perkins hears 'MVP' chants in his head, and that's coo…

    Kendrick Perkins hears 'MVP' chants in his head, and that's cool

    yahoo.com Nov 10
    When the NBA's reigning Most Valuable Player suffered a broken right foot in the preseason, the focus turned from Kevin Durant to Thunder teammate Russell Westbrook. But when the three-time All-Star point guard suffered a fractured right hand, it appear…
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  • Mark Cuban wonders why the Thunder don't tank the season

    Mark Cuban wonders why the Thunder don't tank the season

    yahoo.com Nov 10
    The 1996-97 NBA season shouldn’t feel like too long ago. The sitting United States president during that run will likely see his similarly-aged wife run for president in 2016, the internet was around, we’re not using flying cars currently, and the shape…
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  • Jackson, Thunder snap Kings' winning streak

    Jackson, Thunder snap Kings' winning streak

    ESPN.com Nov 9
    Reggie Jackson scored 11 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter to help the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Sacramento Kings 101-93 on Sunday night.
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  • Cuban: Thunder should mull 'race to bottom'

    Cuban: Thunder should mull 'race to bottom'

    ESPN.com Nov 9
    Mavericks owner Mark Cuban openly wondered Sunday whether it would be in the Oklahoma City Thunder's long-term best interests if superstars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook sat out the rest of the season.
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  • Westbrook: 'I'll get back to where I was at'

    Westbrook: 'I'll get back to where I was at'

    ESPN.com Nov 8
    Russell Westbrook is upbeat about his recovery from hand surgery and helping the injury-riddled Thunder find a way to survive without himself and Kevin Durant.
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  • Serge Ibaka & Kendrick Perkins Freeze Out Reggie Jackson Af…

    Serge Ibaka & Kendrick Perkins Freeze Out Reggie Jackson After Selfish Play

    dimemag.com Nov 7
    Like Kawhi Leonard with the Spurs and Greg Monroe with the Pistons, Oklahoma City Thunder backup point guard and sometime off-guard Reggie Jackson didn’t agree to an extension before the Oct. 31 deadline, making him a restricted free agent July 1, 2015.…
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  • OKC's hardship exception produces Ish Smith

    OKC's hardship exception produces Ish Smith

    ESPN.com Nov 6
    With as many as eight players currently sidelined by injuries, the Oklahoma City Thunder signed guard Ish Smith using a hardship exception recently awarded by the league.
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  • GIF: Accidental ‘Punch’ By Sebastian Telfair Draws Blood From J…

    GIF: Accidental ‘Punch’ By Sebastian Telfair Draws Blood From Jonas Valanciunas

    dimemag.com Nov 4
    Who would draw blood first in a fight between Jonas Valanciunas and Sebastian Telfair? If the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard’s accidental punch to the face of the Toronto Raptors center is any indication, you guessed wrong. Watch the six-foot Telfair…
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  • Kevin Durant “Learned A Lot” From Kobe Bryant’s Advice About In…

    Kevin Durant “Learned A Lot” From Kobe Bryant’s Advice About Injuries

    dimemag.com Nov 4
    Kevin Durant is following in Kobe Bryant’s footsteps as basketball’s premier scorer. Unfortunately for the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar, his path is similar to the Los Angeles Lakers legend’s in another way, too – by being forced to overcome recent i…
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  • Report: Kevin Durant Might Have Narrowed 2016 FA Choices To Thu…

    Report: Kevin Durant Might Have Narrowed 2016 FA Choices To Thunder, Wizards

    dimemag.com Nov 4
    John Wall, Bradley Beal, and Kevin Durant? Sounds pretty good to us. According to Grantland’s Zach Lowe, some league executives believe Durant has already narrowed his 2016 free agency choices to his hometown Washington Wizards and the incumbent Oklahom…
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  • Prokhorov Isn’t Selling Team, Or Getting Married But Will Get E…

    Prokhorov Isn’t Selling Team, Or Getting Married But Will Get Even With Kidd

    dimemag.com Nov 4
    Mercurial Nets owner and Russian oligarch Mikhail Prohorov made a rare media appearance at Brooklyn’s 116-85 smackdown of an injury-riddled Thunder team last night. He was in fine form, and spoke about his former coach, Jason Kidd, leaving for Milwaukee…
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  • ESPN Now: The Thunder are down to eight healthy players. Ma……

    ESPN Now: The Thunder are down to eight healthy players. Ma…

    ESPN.com Nov 4
    The Thunder are down to eight healthy players. Marc Stein has the latest on their request for a hardship waiver to add a 16th player to the roster.
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  • Video - Thunder Suffer Fifth Straight Loss 01:16

    Thunder Suffer Fifth Straight Loss

    Nov 21
    Jarrett Jack scored 23 points off the bench in the Nets' 94-92 win over the Thunder.
  • Video - Injured Durant Inks Another Endorsement Deal 03:02

    Injured Durant Inks Another Endorsement Deal

    Nov 20
    ESPN sports business reporter Darren Rovell discusses Kevin Durant's new endorsement deal with Sonic.
  • Video - Dial It Up Top Plays 00:57

    Dial It Up Top Plays

    Nov 20
    Gerald Green shows how high he can jump, Dwight Howard posterizes Nick Collison, and Jeff Green displays his aerial skills.
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    NBA Sounds of the Game

    Nov 19
    Get closer to the action and hear all that's happening during an NBA game.

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